Tuesday, January 25, 2022

Business

BERA calls for national standard for Gas

Botswana Energy Regulatory Authority (BERA) has recommended the development of a national gas quality standard to ensure that the gas which is sourced from...

Botswana’s mobile subscriptions grew in Q3: 2021

The number of registered cellphone users in the country increased in Q3 2021, according to information and communication technology brief released by Statistics Botswana. The...

Tech Start-ups key to Africa’s Digital Transformation but urgently need investment

The World Economic Forum’s latest report, “Attracting Investment and Accelerating Adoption for the Fourth Industrial Revolution in Africa” analyses the challenges Africa faces in...

Economic 2022 Outlook: Is Botswana staring at Stagflation?

The local economy has a looming bogeyman ----and that is stagflation. In the discipline of Economics, when an economy experiences a collusion of elevated...

Pawn shops see business boom as ‘Jan-worry’ kicks-in

Pawnshop operators are optimistic of generating unprecedented proceeds this month as most city dwellers tend to be desperate to recover financially from the festive...

Poor implementation capacity hampers effective service delivery

In implementation, both quality and quantity matter. While access to services may be provided to many citizens, care needs to be taken to control...

Botswana commits to climate smart agriculture

MAUN - Rising temperatures and changes in weather patterns are significantly shaping the face of world agriculture. In Africa, including Botswana, climate change is...

Inside the Treasury’s patchwork…

Botswana’s national budget is getting another patch work as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to stretch the budget which had to be stitched several times...

Green light for tax amnesty extension but…

Botswana economy is getting a stitch after another. The main aim is to put it together by collecting as much money from as many...

One step at a time, Botswana nears its dream of Knowledge Based Economy

Botswana has been recognized for her efforts towards sustainable development of societies as well as formulation of proactive thinking strategies that support enhanced knowledge...